new york comic con 2018

Nightflyers' Cast and Crew Share Why Sci-Fi and Horror Are a Perfectly Terrifying Duo

Nightflyers' Cast and Crew Share Why Sci-Fi and Horror Are a Perfectly Terrifying Duo

A few decades ago, George R.R. Martin read a statement from a critic that said science fiction and horror should never go together. That was what inspired him to write Nightflyers, a 1980 sci-fi

Alita: Battle Angel trailer gives us best look yet at live-action manga adaptation

After its first trailer convinced fans that, hey, maybe director Robert Rodriguez could actually pull this off, the Alita: Battle Angel movie (adapting the Gunnm manga) has let loose a new trailer,
She-Ra and the Princesses of Power's Team Share the Importance of Equality in Etheria

She-Ra and the Princesses of Power's Team Share the Importance of Equality in Etheria

In Netflix’s She-Ra and the Princesses of Power, sexism doesn’t exist. This is the world that showrunner Noelle Stevenson has strived to create. In this video interview with io9, Stevenson and others

WATCH NYCC: 180° Cosplay Dance-Off!

Get down and all around.

WATCH: SYFY FANGRRLS talks to NYCC cosplayers about changing con culture and the rise of girl power

SYFY FANGRRLS spoke with NYCC cosplayers about how con culture has changed, as well as how the latest slate of female-fronted superhero films has changed the landscape of cosplay for female fans.

WATCH NYCC: 180° Three Questions to guess the cosplay

What if you couldn’t see a cosplayer's costume? Would you still know who they were supposed to be?

Harnessing Internet Fandom for Good: A crash course on how not to be 'that person'

Fandom can be magical — but it can also break the internet.
Our Favorite Cosplay From The 2018 New York Comic-Con

Our Favorite Cosplay From The 2018 New York Comic-Con

Around 200,000 people went through the doors of the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center earlier this month, making the New York Comic-Con one of the biggest nerd shows on the planet.Read more...

WATCH: SYFY WIRE Blast looks back at New York Comic Con

New York Comic Con was full of excitement, from the trailer reveals to the amazing interviews. In the latest SYFY WIRE Blast weekend edition, we look back at the convention to highlight some of our
Doctor Who's Producers Discuss Their Outlook and Hopes for Season 11

Doctor Who's Producers Discuss Their Outlook and Hopes for Season 11

Season 11 of Doctor Who has brought with it a lot of changes. Not only is this the first season with a female Doctor, played by Jodie Whittaker, but we’ve also got a new showrunner in Chris Chibnall.

The best group cosplays at NYCC 2018

The only thing better than seeing an amazing cosplay outfit is seeing a bunch of friends in coordinated cosplay outfits, paired like a super-team or dueling to the death on the convention floor.

Cosplayer Ivy Doomkitty is planning a career shift

An interview with plus-size cosplayer and boudoir model Ivy Doomkitty at New York Comic Con.
American Gods Season 2 Will Explore What It Means to Live in the Age of Social Media and Surveillance States

American Gods Season 2 Will Explore What It Means to Live in the Age of Social Media and Surveillance States

Some of the most fascinating things about Starz’s adaptation of American Gods revolve around the major changes made in order to make the show feel contemporary. Neil Gaiman first penned the original
American Gods Season 2 Will Explore What It Means to Live in the Age of Social Media and Surveillance States

American Gods Season 2 Will Explore What It Means to Live in the Age of Social Media and Surveillance States

Some of the most fascinating things about Starz’s adaptation of American Gods revolve around the major changes made in order to make the show feel contemporary. Neil Gaiman first penned the original

The most imaginative indie toys we found at New York Comic Con this year

What many con-goers stuffing Funko Pops into their oversized tote bags have no idea about is the vast universe of indie toys out there.
The Series Debut of Nightflyers Reveals a Cool Concept Held Back by Inconsistent Execution

The Series Debut of Nightflyers Reveals a Cool Concept Held Back by Inconsistent Execution

Syfy’s Nightflyers has an idea of what it wants to be—the next sci-fi horror, taking the best parts of The Expanse and Event Horizon and fusing them with George R.R. Martin’s beloved novella. The

Cowboy Bebop's creators discuss how the classic anime predicted the future of space

At New York Comic Con, three of the minds behind Cowboy Bebop discussed the origins of the show, as well as many of the ways it predicted space travel.

Keanu, the Chrises, and MBJ ... oh my

We're back! Welcome to Season 2 of Strong Female Characters. We're kicking off the new season with an episode recorded live during this year's New York Comic Con at The Green Room 42 in New York City.

Does your science fiction or fantasy world have to be woke? Experts debate at NYCC

A group of expert authors and creators discussed the importance of progressive, diverse, and 'woke' themes in fiction at New York Comic Con.